Course code: XMZQ120P
Subject area: Apprentices
Study level: Apprenticeship
Course level: 3
9:00am - 5:00pm
1st Aug 2020 - 31st Jul 2021
01235 216 216
Business administrators have a highly transferable set of knowledge, skills and behaviours that can be applied in all sectors. This includes small and large businesses alike; from the public sector, private sector and charitable sector.
The role may involve working independently or as part of a team and will involve developing, implementing, maintaining and improving administrative services. Business administrators develop key skills and behaviours to support their own progression towards management responsibilities.
Duration: • 15 months practical training period, plus 3 months for End Point Assessment
Delivery model:• Work-based training with your employer• 10 days college attendance to complete the Business Professionals course• Approximately 12 on-site assessment visits per year• Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English (7 days at college for each, if required)• Off the job training will count for at least 20% of an apprentice’s time at work
Qualifications included:• Level 2 Functional Skills in English and Maths
End Point Assessment:• Knowledge test• Portfolio based interview • Project/improvement presentation
What will apprentices learn?• Understands organisational purpose, activities, aims, values, vision for the future, resources and the way that the political/economic environment affects the organisation.• Knows organisational structure and demonstrates understanding of how their work benefits the organisation. Knows how they fit within their team and recognises how their skills can help them to progress their career.• Has a practical knowledge of managing stakeholders and their differing relationships to an organisation. This includes internal and external customers, clients and/or suppliers. Liaises with internal/external customers, suppliers or stakeholders from inside or outside the UK. Engages and fosters relationships with suppliers and partner organisations.• Understands laws and regulations that apply to their role including data protection, health & safety, compliance etc. Supports the company in applying the regulations.• Understands the organisation's internal policies and key business policies relating to sector.• Understands the applicability of business principles such as managing change, business finances and project management.